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Steve Israel's Public Statements

Full Name: Steve J. Israel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic, Independence, Working Families for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Marlene; 2 Children
Birth Date: 05/30/1958
Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY
Home City: Dix Hills, NY
Religion: Jewish
Grant Lally
(Running)
Conservative, Tax Revolt, Republican, Libertarian
Anthony Tolda
(Running)
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Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Defense and National Security
Issue Position: Consumer Protection
Issue Position: Transparency
Issue Position: Seniors
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Taxes
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: National Security
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Senior Issues
Issue Position: Weekend Voting Act
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Crisis in Darfur
Issue Position: The Importance of Energy Independence
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Energy Independence
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Social Security & Seniors
Issue Position: Open Government
Issue Position: Immigration
Aug. 15, 2014 Newsletter: A Brief Note Recapping Congressman Israel's Recent Trip to Israel
Aug. 8, 2014 Letter to Mary Jo White, Chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission - Implement Crowdfunding Rules
Aug. 6, 2014 CNN "The Lead" - Transcript: Israel
Aug. 6, 2014 Newsday - Rep. Israel Breaks With White House on Criticism of Israeli Shelling
Aug. 4, 2014 Reps. Israel & Bishop Join Islip Supervisor Nolan at MacArthur Airport to Urge Congress to Get Back to Work, End the FAA Shutdown
Aug. 4, 2014 Rep. Israel to Travel to Israel
July 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - House Should Stay in Session to Address Budget and Other Pressing Issues
July 31, 2014 Transcript of Pelosi, House Democratic Leadership Press Conference After House Republicans Vote to Sue the President
July 30, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Boehner Lawsuit
July 25, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader of the Senate, and John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Congress Must Stay in Session Until VA Problems Addressed
July 25, 2014 Rep. Israel Renews Call to Protect Civilian Aircraft From Shoulder-Fired Missiles
July 22, 2014 Rep. Israel, County Executives Bellone and Mangano Host Veterans Hiring Pledge Signing
July 18, 2014 Recognizing the 40th Anniversary of Turkey's Invasion of Cyprus
July 17, 2014 Reps. Israel, King and Bishop Applaud News of Deal to Avoid LIRR Strike
July 15, 2014 Reps. Israel, King and Bishop Call on Both Sides to Get Back to Negotiating Table to Avoid LIRR Strike
July 14, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Immigration Crisis
July 11, 2014 Israel's Right to Defend Itself
July 11, 2014 New York Reps. Statement on LIRR Stalemate
July 11, 2014 Reps. Israel and Cole Applaud Passage of Resolution Supporting Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Rocket Attacks from Hamas
July 9, 2014 Reps. Israel and Cole Introduce Resolution Supporting Israel's Right to Defend Itself Against Rocket Attacks from Hamas
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
July 8, 2014 Support for Israel
June 30, 2014 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Harold Rogers, Chairman of the House of Representatives on Appropriations, and Nita Lowey, Ranking Member of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations - Plum Island
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